A 20-ounce bottle of Mountain Dew contains 19.25 teaspoons of sugar. Each bottle contains 77 grams of sugar, with 4 grams being equal to 1 teaspoon. Mountain Dew is a soft drink manufactured by PepsiCo.Continue Reading
In a 20-ounce bottle of Mountain Dew, there are 290 calories per serving. Similarly, this drink contains 100 milligrams of sodium, 91 milligrams of caffeine and 10 milligrams of potassium. It also does not provide any fats or protein.
The sweetener found in Mountain Dew is high fructose corn syrup. Some other ingredients in this soda are carbonated water, concentrated orange juice, gum arabic, citric acid, sodium citrate and sodium benzoate.Learn more about Nutrition & Diets
Some slogans that Mountain Dew has used in its advertisements include "Yahoo Mountain Dew...It'll tickle your innards" in 1965, "Get that barefoot feelin' drinkin' Mountain Dew" in 1969 and "Dew it country cool" in 1986. More recent slogans as of August 2014 are "Do the Dew" and "Kickstart your night" for the Kickstart flavors of Mountain Dew.Full Answer >
Like any sugary beverage, Mountain Dew is bad in large amounts or with frequent consumption. Mountain Dew contained the controversial additive brominated vegetable oil, but the additive was discontinued in May 5, 2014.Full Answer >
The only way to make Mountain Dew glow is by adding some type of glowing agent, such as the contents of a glow stick. Mountain Dew does not contain the necessary chemicals to facilitate a glowing reaction.Full Answer >
The side effects of Mountain Dew include diabetes, obesity, bad teeth, high blood pressure and other health problems if people drink it in large quantities. These health problems are directly related to the high amounts of sugar and caffeine that Mountain Dew contains. Side effects of Mountain Dew are similar to those of any other soda.Full Answer >